The flowers come in a beech forest before the leaves of the beech, this is for the need to harness sunlight to complete their cycle before the dense beech leaves cause a constant shadow to fall.
HAZEL( Corylus avellana)
|Hazelforest (Corylus avellana)in Mendilatz mountain|
At first, the hazelnut has been determined to be massively in bloom.
they are of the Fagaceae family, such as oak, chestnut and beech.
They are monoecious, that is, each plant has two separate sexes but in differents flowers. The most commonly seen are the male, measuring between 8-10 cm. long.
|Male flowers of the hazel|
Hierba del hígado(Hepatica nobilis)
LIVER GRASS (Hepatica nobilis)
This beautiful plant is the first to go in the woods. Very easy to recognize for this reason, and basal leaves (close to the ground) and trefoil.
We find them in different colors, ranging from white to purple through blue and pink.
Its name comes, as might be expected, their medicinal properties, which was used the dry plant.
SPURGE LAUREL(Daphne Laureola)
The Spurge laurel, as the spanish name(Adelfilla) implies has some resemblance to the oleander,quite common ornamental plant , and extremely toxic, like this.
He likes forests on limestone, as in this case.
|OPPOSITE-LEAVED GOLDEN SAXIFRAGE( Chrysosplenium oppositifolium)|
SCILLA (Scilla liliohyacinthus)